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Dr. Sally Church delivers a series of lectures at Henan University, Kaifeng

In November, Dr. Sally  Church, currently a visiting lecturer at the Yellow River Civilization and Sustainable Development Research Center (Huanghe wenming kechixu fazhan yanjiu zhongxin  黄河文明与可持续发展研究中心 ), Henan University, Kaifeng,  delivers four lectures on the following topics: Herodotus(c.484–c.425BCE), Thucydides(c. 460–c. 400BCE)  and the Beginnings of Western History Augustine of Hippo   (354-430CE) and Directional History Edward Gibbon   (1737-1794)and the Enlightenment… Read More »

The Silk Road and Sino-Foreign Agricultural Exchange

  The third annual conference of the Purdue University-Nanjing Joint Centre for China Research, held at Nanjing Agricultural University on 21-22 October 2017, has attracted great academic interest both in China and abroad. The two universities agreed to set up this Joint Centre in 2014 in order to promote Sino-American academic exchange and discipline development.… Read More »